Do you know Melissa?

Melissa at her wedding in a Wearkstatt gown, vintage rhinestone earrings and alternated between two pairs of shoes, rhinestoned Vera Wangs and her favorite pink Prada peep toe pumps!

Melissa Davis is the creative mind behind the PR agency, Ruby Press in Northern California. I’m thrilled to call her a friend, and felt that it was about time to share some fun facts with you!

Melissa was a fashion editor in New York (at Harper's Bazaar and Mademoiselle) for 8 years before moving to California in 2000 and starting her own PR agency.

Melissa & Sam's first dance

Melissa and husband Sam’s magical wedding was featured in Martha Stewart Weddings. The talented Melissa planned every detail of the wedding herself, although the “Martha team” helped with some extra details, such as stylists (we all could use those, right?), extra flowers, and their own photographer. Be sure and check out Melissa & Sam’s wedding spread here. It’s amazing.

The menu card was tied atop a box of sweets...

Guest sign in- with John Derian paperweights and an antique turquoise vessel.

A vintage Rolls Royce (with a turquoise interior) that they used to leave the reception!

Ruby Press represents style-related companies, from fashion designers & boutique shops, to the hippest restaurants and spas. Melissa is one of the most talented publicists around, a delight to work with, and has an amazing client list!

Hand-lacquered cupcake boxes – Viv & Ingrid

Custom stationery – iomoi

Melissa loves vintage. She frequents flea markets, antique shops and used bookstores for eclectic treasures. "My day trip to Brimfield was one of the best days of my life, hands down!" -Melissa

Melissa’s fun-filled blog is brimming with the latest trends, what Melissa and her team is currently obsessing over, what’s happening in their office, and what their clients are up to.

And speaking of offices, I’m crazy over Melissa’s. Perhaps a bit envious. (You know I am Melissa.) Impeccable taste with touches of fancy stationery & candles.

Melissa has a sweet tooth. Cakes, candies, cotton candy, ice cream... Guess we have that in common!

Ruby Press Bridal Soiree

Ruby Press’s events are the best ever. Not a detail overlooked!

If you're looking for a top notch publicist, you need to check out the Ruby Press website and blog. Plus, Melissa's such a fun gal to follow!

Melissa Davis

photos from Ruby Press


Unbelievable! This may be the best-looking, most fun wedding I've ever seen!! And that Rolls Royce! Oh my.... now THAT is some ride!

I will definitely be following Melissa's blog now!

Thanks, friend! :)

Lovely post! I love hear about such interesting and talented people- and the photos are so fabulous!

I am glad to find your blogs!

FrenchBlue said…
Beautiful & Special is Melissa! Beautiful & Special is this Post~
So well deserved!
prize said…
Thanks, Lynn. I always love seeing the fabulous world of Melissa Davis! She is so fantastic!
That cover of Bazaar was my all time favorite. I might still have that magazine around somewhere!
melissa davis said…
OH MY GOD!!!!! Lynn!! You are just too much. ;) I am beyond flattered- I am totally blushing right now. Holy cow. I'm not sure I am really deserving of such a tribute!!

You know the feeling is mutual my dear!!!!!

Oh my...

I'm so thrilled to have been 'introduced' to Melissa! A very special gal with exquisite taste...
Wow . That was some wedding...evey detail...beautiful...thanks for sharing Melissa with us!!!! XXXX
Di Overton said…
Must take a look at this blog thanks

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